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  • n. Travel for business purposes, often paid for at least partially by the employer.

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Examples

  • And on a recent business trip to Las Vegas, he gravitated toward the city of glitz’s unique, master-planned Chinatown, the brainchild of a Chinese immigrant businessman named James Chen.

    American Chinatown

  • A business trip for the Scribners now calling him West, Bok decided to stop at Philadelphia, have a talk with Mr. Curtis, and look over his business plant.

    A Dutch Boy Fifty Years After

  • In March 1785, during a business trip through New York and Pennsylvania, Connecticut businessman Peter Colt observed that “everything seems at a Stand . . . except that the Merchants are going downhill very fast.”

    Robert Morris

  • The Harvard graduate and former Carlton United Breweries director had returned from a four-day business trip to Newcastle with brother Robert.

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  • He took nine months over the flight, which was more of a business trip than anything else, and he returned with orders for over a hundred Dabchicks, booked upon the way.

    Movie Night

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